Letters from Beethoven

Most letters were written by Beethoven himself, some were dictated or composed on his behalf. Of the 1,770 known private and business letters from Beethoven about 600 are kept at the Beethoven-Haus. The Digital Archive displays scans of the letters along with a transcription of the text, content summary and source description.

335 letters from Beethoven are also available as audio letters.

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